Compare 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs 2017 Toyota 4Runner

2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee
2017 Toyota 4Runner
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75th Anniversary Edition 4x2
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Grand Cherokee 75th Anniversary Edition 4x2 19 26 $30,270 $30,395
Grand Cherokee 75th Anniversary Edition 4x4 18 25 $32,534 $32,695
Grand Cherokee Altitude 4x2 19 26 $30,270 $30,395
Grand Cherokee Altitude 4x4 18 25 $32,534 $32,695
Grand Cherokee Laredo 4x2 19 26 $30,270 $30,395
Grand Cherokee Laredo 4x4 18 25 $32,534 $32,695
Grand Cherokee Limited 4x2 19 26 $36,746 $37,995
Grand Cherokee Limited 4x4 18 25 $38,686 $39,995
Grand Cherokee Limited 75th Anniversary Edition 4x2 19 26 $36,746 $37,995
Grand Cherokee Limited 75th Anniversary Edition 4x4 18 25 $38,686 $39,995
Grand Cherokee Overland 4x2 19 26 $43,070 $44,795
Grand Cherokee Overland 4x4 18 25 $45,940 $47,795
Grand Cherokee SRT 4x4 13 19 $64,199 $66,895
Grand Cherokee Summit 4x2 19 26 $48,371 $50,495
Grand Cherokee Summit 4x4 18 25 $51,241 $53,495
Grand Cherokee Trailhawk 4x4 18 25 $41,569 $43,095
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Limited 2WD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4Runner Limited 2WD 17 21 $39,123 $42,525
4Runner Limited 4WD 17 20 $40,994 $44,560
4Runner SR5 2WD 17 21 $31,473 $34,210
4Runner SR5 4WD 17 20 $33,198 $36,085
4Runner SR5 Premium 2WD 17 21 $33,157 $36,040
4Runner SR5 Premium 4WD 17 20 $34,882 $37,915
4Runner TRD Off Road 4WD 17 20 $34,348 $37,335
4Runner TRD Off Road Premium 4WD 17 20 $36,150 $39,295
4Runner TRD Pro 4WD 17 20 $39,009 $42,400

Pricing

Invoice Price

$30,270
$39,123

Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price

$30,395
$42,525

Monthly Payment Estimate

$507 / month
$709 / month

The Car Connection's Take

TCC Rating

7.7
6.0

TCC’s Bottom Line

The 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee is a benchmark SUV; it's a luxury vehicle, a talented off-roader, a scalding-hot track runner, and a family wagon extraordinaire. If it's an exploration companion you're after, the Toyota 4Runner fits the bill exceptionally well.

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Fuel Economy

City

19 mpg 17 mpg

Highway

26 mpg 21 mpg

Vehicle

EPA Classification

Standard SUV 2WD -

Interior Dimensions

Second Shoulder Room (in)

58 57.8

Passenger Volume (ft³)

105.4 -

Front Leg Room (in)

40.3 41.7

Front Hip Room (in)

57 56.5

Second Leg Room (in)

38.6 32.9

Passenger Capacity

5 5

Front Head Room (in)

39.9 38.6

Second Hip Room (in)

56.2 55.7

Front Shoulder Room (in)

58.7 57.8

Second Head Room (in)

39.2 38.6

Third Leg Room (in)

- NA

Third Hip Room (in)

- NA

Third Head Room (in)

- NA

Third Shoulder Room (in)

- NA

Exterior Dimensions

Height, Overall (in)

69.3 71.5

Track Width, Rear (in)

64.1 63.2

Wheelbase (in)

114.8 109.8

Liftover Height (in)

32.4 -

Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)

76.5 75.8

Track Width, Front (in)

63.9 63.2

Min Ground Clearance (in)

8.6 9

Length, Overall (in)

189.8 190.7

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)

68.3 89.7

Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)

36.3 47.2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)

36.3 47.2

Brakes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)

13 12.3

Brake Type

4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc

Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)

NA NA

Disc - Front (Yes or )

Yes Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)

13 13.3

Drum - Rear (Yes or )

NA NA

Brake ABS System

4-Wheel 4-Wheel

Disc - Rear (Yes or )

Yes Yes

Brake ABS System (Second Line)

- 4-Wheel

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)

24.6 23

Steering

Steering Type

Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)

37.1 37.4

Tires

Spare Tire Order Code

NA NA

Rear Tire Size

P265/60TR18 P245/60SR20

Rear Tire Order Code

TDC NA

Front Tire Size

P265/60TR18 P245/60SR20

Spare Tire Size

Compact Full-Size

Front Tire Order Code

TDC NA

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

3500 5000

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

3500 5000

Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)

3500 5000

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

350 500

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)

350 500

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs)

4545 4525

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs)

- 3439

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs)

- 2998

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs)

- 6100

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in)

18 X 8 20 X 7.5

Front Wheel Material

Aluminum Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Steel Aluminum

Front Wheel Size (in)

18 X 8 20 X 7.5

Spare Wheel Size (in)

Compact Full-Size

Rear Wheel Material

Aluminum Aluminum

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

650 750

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

160 -

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)

- 750

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM

260 @ 4000 278 @ 4400

Engine Order Code

ERC NA

Displacement

3.6 L/220 4.0 L/241

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM

293 @ 6400 270 @ 5600

Engine Type

Regular Unleaded V-6 Regular Unleaded V-6

Fuel System

Sequential MPI Sequential MPI

Engine Oil Cooler

- None

Mileage

Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)

21 18

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)

26 21

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)

19 17

Transmission

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

3.27 -

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

2.11 1.40

Trans Type

8 5

Drivetrain

Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

1.28 0.72

Trans Description Cont. Again

NA NA

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

0.67 -

Reverse Ratio (:1)

3.29 3.22

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

3.14 2.04

Trans Order Code

DFT NA

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

1.67 1.00

Trans Description Cont.

Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

0.84 -

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

1.00 -

First Gear Ratio (:1)

4.71 3.52

Transfer Case Model

- None

Trans PTO Access

- No

Transfer Case Power Take Off

- No

Summary

Vehicle Name

Jeep Grand Cherokee Toyota 4Runner

Body Style

Sport Utility Sport Utility

Body Code

- S

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear

Multi-Link Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Multi-Link -

Suspension Type - Front

Short And Long Arm Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Short And Long Arm -

Axle Type - Front

- Independent

Axle Ratio (:1) - Front

- 3.73

Axle Type - Rear

- Rigid Axle

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear

- 3.73

Emissions

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

8.4 9.8

Crash Test Ratings

Overall Rating

Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating

Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver

Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger

Overall Side Crash Rating

Side Barrier Rating

Side Barrier Rating Driver

Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat

Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat

Combined Side Rating Front Seat

Combined Side Rating Rear Seat

Rollover Rating

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